As part of activities marking the 62nd Independence Day Celebration of Ghana worldwide, the Association of Ghanaians in Hordaland extended an invitation to H.E. Mrs. Jennifer Lartey to be the guest of honour at the celebration of their local event. During the 3-day visit to Bergen.
Ambassador Lartey also used the chance to pay a courtesy call on the Mayor of Bergen, meet with executives of the Bergen Chamber of Commerce and Industry and interact with a cross-section of Ghanaians living in the community where she noted their various concerns and expectations of the new Embassy.
Bergen is a fast growing modern city with one of Europe’s largest harbours and known for its oil export facilities. It is the port with the largest merchant fleet in Scandinavia and also houses the main base of the Norwegian Navy.